Revisit The Independent's portrait of dub poet Linton Kwesi Johnson
Linton Kwesi Johnson’s impressive body of work includes stints as "dub poet", political orator, recording artist and author/journalist. A vocal personality who fights oppression against black youth, the Jamaica-born Johnson is set to deliver an exclusive spoken word performance at Le Guess Who? 2017.
Revisit The Independent's portrait of Linton Kwesi Johnson, discussing his Lifetime Achiement Award, racism, the London Riots and "Inglan is a bitch".